a gift from oak house

back in march, our home inspector highlighted the bow in our roofline and flagged it as something we would need to fix. he hardly had to highlight it for us; the fact that our roofline followed a concerning curve inwards was plainly visible to us from the street. our realtor even pointed it out — as…

built in

so the previous homeowner, ray, fancied himself a bit of a woodworker, which meant that, when we bought this house, we also bought a number of his projects (and tools and all the wood he had stored away for a rainy day). so far nothing we have seen has led us to believe he had…

small space essentials

here we are with another small family homes blog installment!  as always, please check out some of the other blogs participating (links down below). this month’s topic is “necessities for small space living” and i decided to round up some of my favourite products and types of products for making living in a small space easier…